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Before you start

This section provides guidance on how to develop your research and innovation idea before you start planning and designing the project.

Develop your idea

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Find ideas and advice to help you shape your project before you start.

Join a UCL network

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Make use of UCL's networks to share ideas and help shape your project.

Find partners & collaborators

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Develop your idea further by exploring options to collaborate with partners.

Understanding the approval process

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Discuss, scope and shape your idea with the support of our professional services teams. 

Explore Open Data

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Explore research already collected within and external to UCL before you apply for funding. 

Think about impact

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Learn more about how to monitor and measure your impact before you start your project. 

Data management

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Guidance on how to safely plan, collect, store and manage the data throughout the lifecycle of your project. 

Ethics

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Ensure you understand your ethical requirements throughout the lifecycle of your project.

Governance and Standards

Governance and Standards

Ensure you are complying with UCL's governance policies and principles of integrity.